Hello existing IOPA members! The renewal deadline is February 28, 2018.
The new Organic Online System (OOS) is up and running. Please begin by creating an account at portal.certifiedorganic.bc.ca
Once your account is created, the system will walk you through each question. Information can be uploaded in a variety of formats. Many questions have built in forms that you can fill out online or you can download them from https://www.certifiedorganic.bc.ca/ossdownloads.php fill them out and upload them when you are ready.
If you have any questions or experience any difficulties, please contact the administrator.
Membership fees are due no later than March 11, 2018.
This year’s AGM will be held on Sunday, March 11th at the same location as last year, The Cowichan Green Community building located at 360 Duncan St. in Duncan. You may RSVP at any time, but stay tuned for agenda and further information, which I will be sending out via email next month.
Membership fees can be paid by email transfer to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can use the password: gogreen2018 or one of your choosing, just be sure to email the password to me.
You can also still pay by cheque to 4164 Telegraph Rd. Cobble Hill, BC, V0R 1L4 or bring payment to the AGM. March 11th at the AGM will be the final due date for payment.
The fee schedule is as follows:
Regular membership = $384 + $19.20 (GST)= $403.20
Low Risk membership with no inspection this year = $284 + $14.20 = $298.20
|Category||Gross Organic Sales from 2017||2018 COABC Fee||2018 IOPA Regular Fee||Total Owing|
|20||1 Million +||1378.65||403.20||1781.85|